All The Truth That’s In Me by Julie Berry // Harrowing, hopeful, and beautiful.

All The Truth That's in Me by Julie Berry Rating: 4.5 Stars Release Date: September 26, 2013 Genre: YA Historical Fiction Four years ago, Judith and her best friend disappeared from their small town of Roswell Station. Two years ago, only Judith returned, permanently mutilated, reviled and ignored by those who were once her friends … Continue reading All The Truth That’s In Me by Julie Berry // Harrowing, hopeful, and beautiful.

The Lost Kingdom of Bamarre by Gail Carson Levine // Fairies, Rapunzel, and nostalgia.

  The Lost Kingdom of Bamarre by Gail Carson Levine Rating: 4 Stars Release Date: Genre: MG/YA Fantasy In this compelling and thought-provoking fantasy set in the world of The Two Princesses of Bamarre, Newbery Honor-winning author Gail Carson Levine introduces a spirited heroine who must overcome deeply rooted prejudice—including her own—to heal her broken … Continue reading The Lost Kingdom of Bamarre by Gail Carson Levine // Fairies, Rapunzel, and nostalgia.

June Wrap-Up // I “read” so much my ears fell off. // My eyes are boiling from this HEAT.

First of all, EXCUSE ME. HOW is the year HALFWAY OVER?? What is going on? This is the time of year when I start to panic because I realize summer is halfway over and I have done nothing productive or exciting. So this section of my wrap-up is, unfortunately, quite boring. I went camping. I … Continue reading June Wrap-Up // I “read” so much my ears fell off. // My eyes are boiling from this HEAT.

The Passion of Dolssa by Julie Berry // Please excuse me while I cry in this corner.

The Passion of Dolssa by Julie Berry Rating: 5 Stars Release Date: April 12, 2016 Genre: YA Historical Fiction Dolssa is a young gentlewoman with uncanny gifts, on the run from an obsessed friar determined to burn her as a heretic for the passion she refuses to tame. Botille is a wily and charismatic peasant, … Continue reading The Passion of Dolssa by Julie Berry // Please excuse me while I cry in this corner.

My Worst Reading Habits // Someone please take Overdrive AWAY from me.

I  have really some terrible habits when it comes to reading. I'm also really terrible at coming up with introductions for my blog posts, so, tragically, there isn't going to be one. Starting 51270 books at once and only finishing a couple Seriously. I use Overdrive, which is an app that lets me download e-books … Continue reading My Worst Reading Habits // Someone please take Overdrive AWAY from me.

Stalking Jack The Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco // Yes, dear book, we know you’re gruesome. // Audrey Rose, dear, SHUT UP.

Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco Rating: 2 Stars Release Date: September 20, 2016 Genre: YA Historical Fiction / Murder Mystery Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. But between the social teas and silk dress fittings, she leads a forbidden … Continue reading Stalking Jack The Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco // Yes, dear book, we know you’re gruesome. // Audrey Rose, dear, SHUT UP.